AMERICAN CITIZEN SERVICES IN THE CITY OF CUENCA – September 25, 2019 – September 25, 2019

 The U.S. Consulate General in Guayaquil is pleased to announce that representatives from the Consulate will offer notarial services and accept passport applications in the City of Cuenca on Wednesday, September 25, 2019.

Where:            Abraham Lincoln Center

Calle Borrero 5-18 y Honorato Vásquez


When:             Wednesday, September 25, 2019, 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM, by appointment only.

Please bring applications correctly filled out, along with originals and photocopies of citizenship documents (passport, birth certificate and age progression photos for children under the age of 16 and IDs of parents).  Visit our website for forms and step-by-step instructions:


***IMPORTANT: Payment for notarial and passport applications can only be accepted in the form of a cashier’s check (in Spanish “CHEQUE DE GERENCIA” or “CHEQUE DE EMERGENCIA”) from any Ecuadorian bank.  The cashier’s check should be written out to “U.S. Disbursing Officer” and may be obtained from any Ecuadorian bank if one has an account at that bank.  We regret that we are not able to accept any other type of payment during our outreach visits.  If your bank requires the Embassy’s RUC, it is 1791845986001.

For information on the fees for each type of service, please visit  Each notarial service has a fee of $50.00 per consul’s signature.  Please keep in mind that some documents may require more than one signature; if you seek to notarize such a document, please come prepared to pay $50.00 for each signature.

Appointments: Please schedule your appointment using the following link: